Author Archives Laura Ford

AIChE Grant Interview

04 January, 2018
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Our chapter won a grant from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers for our Machacamarca-Micacuni, Bolivia, project.  Donny Gross and Chris Royal went to the 2017 Annual Student Conference in Minneapolis to be recognized for the award.  While they were there, Dr. Christi Luks interviewed them about the project.  https://youtu.be/HXKEbEL-MTk

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RIP Mentor Chris Cochran

05 January, 2017
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Chris Cochran, our engineering mentor for our 2013 trip to Cotani, Bolivia, and subsequent design work on the water distribution network, died on Dec. 4, 2016. An obituary is posted at Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Homes. We will miss his quiet way of helping out.

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End-of-year Fundraiser

18 November, 2016
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The end-of-year fundraiser is underway! Our chapter has been assigned a new international program in Machacamarca, Bolivia.  Our Youth Services has started building their solar cell phone charger.  Another team continues to refine their bulk food transporter for The Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma.  Our Potters for Peace water filtration project team has decided […]

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